How Long Is This Run?

I believe Napolean missed one: The heart is the most powerful of all. More than either of the other two it can lead people to sacrifice and even die for loved ones. In truth, even soldiers who were brought into battle by patriotism or coercion ultimately risk their lives for their beloved friends and loved ones. Thank you for this thought- and heart-provoking post.
Russ

Kevin Barrett's Blog

There are but two powers in the world, the sword and the mind.  In the long run the sword is always beaten by the mind.
   ―  Napoléon Bonaparte
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On This Day In:
2014 The Importance Of Being Forgetful
2013 Anyway
2012 Habit Forming
2011 And In The Other Hand(ful)
In Love With Words
Boundless Naïveté
Who Did You Say Signed Off On This Treason, Pat?

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About russtowne

My wife and I have been married since 1979. We have 3 adult children and 4 young grandsons. I manage a wealth management firm I founded in 2003. My Beloved is a Special Education teacher for Kindergartners and First Graders. I'm a published author of 23 books in a variety of genres for grownups and children. In addition to my family, friends, investing, and writing, my passions include reading, watching classic movies, experiencing waves crashing on rocky shores, hiking in ancient redwood forests, and enjoying our small redwood grove and fern garden.
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